William Priest (active 1749–73, died between 1802–11)
Height: 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Not on view
Marking:  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  P (London date letter for 1770–71);  W P / J P (maker's mark for William Priest and James Priest).
Artist: James Cox (British, ca. 1723–1800)Date: 1766Medium: Case: gold with diamonds and paste jewels set in silver, pearls; Dial: while enamel; Movement: partly gilded brass and steel, wheel balance and cock of silver set with paste jewelsAccession: 1982.60.137On view in:Gallery 540